ARS Names Higginbotham Chairman, Driggers CEO

Appalachian Railcar Services, LLC (ARS) has appointed Warren Kurt Higginbotham chairman and Michael Scott Driggers chief executive officer.

Higginbotham, who previously served as ARS founder and CEO, will continue to lead the company’s inorganic strategy.

Driggers will oversee daily operations and continue to drive the profitability initiatives and business goals. He will also serve on the ARS Board of Directors. Driggers has served in various leadership roles in ARS, including vice president of operations/corporate safety and, most recently, chief operating officer.